MELVIN L. MOTTER, 77, of Nanticoke, died Tuesday, August 30, 2011, at Birchwood Nursing and Rehab Center, Nanticoke. Born in Battle Creek, Mich., he was a son of the late Raymond and Mary Green Motter Crawford. He was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters. Surviving are his daughter, Emmy Jo Motter, Hunlock Creek; granddaughter, Shania; brother, James Leroy Crawford, New Mexico; nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Maple Hill Cemetery Chapel, St. Mary’s Road, Hanover Township, PA, 18706, with the Rev. Reginald H. Thomas officiating. Relatives and friends may call from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday until time of service at the chapel. Arrangements are by Yeosock Funeral Home, 40 S Main St., Plains Township.